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Review: Billy Twinkle: Requiem for a Golden Boy, Barbican Silk Street Theatre

Posted on Mar 30, 2009 in Criticism | 4 comments

Written for Culture Wars, 30.03.2009 More than any other theatrical medium, puppetry has the ability to shatter the boundaries of...

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Review: The Hounding of David Oluwale, Hackney Empire

Posted on Mar 28, 2009 in Criticism | 0 comments

Written for Whats On Stage, 28.03.2009 On the 4th of May 1969, David Oluwale’s badly beaten body was heaved out of the River Aire. An...

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Review: The Overcoat, Lyric Hammersmith

Posted on Mar 24, 2009 in Criticism | 0 comments

Written for, 24.03.2009 Studio-based theatre, for so long the preserve of the frivolous and the makeshift, has truly come...

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Framing Theatre as Film

Posted on Mar 23, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 23.03.2009 There was a time when walking into a familiar theatre meant entering a familiar space....

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Review: Hysteria, Battersea Arts Centre

Posted on Mar 22, 2009 in Criticism | 0 comments

Written for Culture Wars, 27.03.2009 Has evolution led to this? A dinner date so tremulous that it makes one long for the good old days of...

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